Assistant /Associate Professor of Counselor Education
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Logo Institution Northern State University Working Title Assistant /Associate Professor of Counselor Education Posting Number F00628P Department NSU-Psychology & Counselor Ed Physical Location of Position (City) Aberdeen Posting Text
Northern State University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Counselor Education at either the Assistant or Associate Professor level.
Rank and salary are commensurate with qualification and experience. Teaching responsibilities include providing on-line and face-to-face instruction of graduate courses in Clinical Mental Health and other areas of counseling, practicum and internship supervision, and advising; scholarly activity and service are also expected. In the role of department chair, this individual will supervise both the Counselor Education and Psychology faculty and programs, serve as primary contact for CACREP accreditation, and play a significant role in the recruitment of students to both the undergraduate Psychology program and the graduate program in Counseling.
Applicants must have an earned doctorate in Counseling Education, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, School Counseling, or Community Mental Health Counseling.
Experience as a department chair or leadership/managerial experience in a clinical setting is strongly preferred. Experience and familiarity with the CACREP accreditation experience is required. Experience in program development and recruiting is beneficial. H1B sponsorship is not available for this position.
Posting Date 01/11/2021 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes First Consideration Date 02/10/2021 Advertised Salary DOE Duration of the Term 9 months If Other, describe duration Appointment Percent 100 Tenure Status Tenure Track Proposed Rank Assistant Professor Work Hours
Typical Hours Worked Per Week 40 Appointment Type Regular Scope of Search External (includes Internal) If internal, define scope of search Department Description and Cultural Expectations
Setting: Northern State University is a premier regional institution characterized by outstanding instruction, extraordinary community relations, and excellent co-curricular opportunities.
NSU is consistently ranked as one of the best public undergraduate institutions in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report. Northern State University is organized into the School of Fine Arts, the College of Arts & Sciences, and the College of Professional Studies housing the School of Business and the Millicent Atkins School of Education.
NSU is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, and by CACREP. NSU is located in Aberdeen, South Dakota, a vibrant community in northeastern SD. The city has a population of approximately 30,000 and is a cultural, retail, banking, agribusiness, and healthcare hub for the region.
The University enjoys a positive and strong relationship with the city and region. With more than $100 million invested over the last decade, Northern State University is experiencing transformative positive momentum. Recent new buildings, renovations and projects under construction include significant updates to the Johnson Fine Arts Center and Barnett Athletics Center, three new residence halls, the new Jewett Regional Science Education Center, and a new regional Sports Complex with athletic and recreational fields.
Values: Northern State University is committed to building a culture of inclusion, belonging and collegiality that respects diversity in knowledge, culture and world view. We strongly encourage women and individuals bringing diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural perspectives to apply.
Affirmative Action Statement
Northern State University is an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action institution. The University prohibits discrimination and harassment based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law to the extent prohibited by law. This nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in University programs, services, and activities.
Northern State University maintains an inclusive learning environment in which students, faculty, administrators, staff, curriculum, social activities, governance, and all other aspects of campus life reflect a diverse, multi-cultural, and international worldview. The University community recognizes and values the many similarities and differences among individuals and groups.
At NSU, we are committed to preparing students to understand, live among, appreciate, and work in an inherently diverse country and world made up of people with different ethnic and racial backgrounds, military backgrounds, religious beliefs, socio-economic status, cultural traditions, abilities, sexual orientations and gender identities. To do so, we commit ourselves to promoting a community that celebrates and models the principles of diversity and inclusivity.
Notice to all applicants: If you are selected as a finalist, job references and a background check may be conducted.
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Documents Needed to Apply
South Dakota Board Of Regents